VET for EI

Vocational Training for Physiotherapists about Family-Centered and Play Based Approaches in Early Childhood Intervention Project

Funding Institution: Turkish National Agency

Grant Scheme: Erasmus+ KA202 Cooperation for Innovation and the Exchange of Good Practices - Strategic Partnerships for Vocational Education and Training

Implementation Period: December 2017 – November 2019

Period of Project: 24 Months

Project Budget: 242.525 Euros

Project Coordinator: Spastic Children’s Foundation of Turkey – Cerebral Palsy Turkey

Project Partners:

  • Ministry of Family, Employment and Social Services, General Directorate of Disabled and Elderly Services, Turkey
  • Gazi University, Turkey
  • Eurlyaid – The European Association on Early Childhood Intervention, Luxembourg
  • University of Minho, Portugal
  • Braga Cerebral Palsy Association, Portugal
  • Praxis Europe, UK

Project Outcomes:

  • A special curriculum and related educational material prepared for physiotherapists on game-based and family-oriented approaches in early intervention in childhood (based on ECVET learning outcomes approach)
  • An innovative multilingual online learning platform offering free Access to the relevant target and providing an interactive learning experience (PC, smartphone and tablet)
  • Country status reports showing current status and approaches about early intervention in childhood systems in partner countries
  • A comparative report comparing the early intervention in childhood systems of project partner countries 

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